Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.
Grower

Geranium maderense "Album"

For sale by Bourne Plants

This grower is sure of this plant identification.

Seed grown this year, the rare white form of this large geranium. Will produce white flowers with a magenta eye in 3-4 years time. G. maderense is monocarpic so will die after flowering but also produce lots of seed. A tender plant that will need winter protection. Only 3 plants available in 9cm pots at £12 each.

Geranium maderense "Album" | Felbridge, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19
Pot SizeTotal Price
0.5 litres
£12.00

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Plant Finder: about the Geranium genus

Common names

Cranesbill, Geranium

Description

Geranium genus (Cranesbill). There are about 300 species of annual, biennial and perennial geraniums, some of which are evergreen. The leaves are broadly circular in outline but usually palmately lobed. The flowers are small and showy and will bloom in pink, blue or purple.

Cultivation

They are fully to half hardy. Most species will prefer sun, but some do better in the shade. They will grow in any but waterlogged soil. Outdoors, grow larger species and hybrids in any moderately fertile, well-drained soil. Grow small species and hybrids in humus-rich, sharply drained soil in full sun. Under glass, grow half hardy species in loam-based potting compost with added sharp sand, in bright filtered light. During the growing season, water freely and apply a balanced liquid fertilizer monthly. Water sparingly in winter.

Interest and use

Grown for their attractive flowers and often as ground cover. Compact species are suitable for rock gardens. Suitable for coastal conditions.

View Full Plant Finder Record
Geranium erianthum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018Geranium erianthum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018Geranium erianthum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018Geranium erianthum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • BloomsMay to August
  • Height0.1m to 0.2m
  • Spread0.6m to 0.9m
  • Growth HabitIrregular bushy
  • Flower ColourWhite, pink, purple, blue
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Meet the grower

Grower
Felbridge, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19
View Grower pageMessage Grower
  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

  • 7

    Plants for swap

    View all
  • 7

    Plants for sale

    View all

  • Swap interests

    I am interested in all things horticultural, the more unusual the better. My passion is for tropical plants which I propagate both for my garden and to sell.

Production v5.9.1 (afe3274)